writing

Remember the 1990s?

So I’m halfway through NaNoWriMo and the rewrite of manuscript two. From an outsider’s perspective it must look like I’m slaying it, as I sit at 35,775 words, but rewriting is so much easier than starting from scratch. I have the story, the plot, the characters and the setting all well developed, and I have…

IBOT

How did you survive your teens?

The teenage years are some of the toughest we humans have to deal with. Not only are we learning to become adults, but we are learning who we are, what we feel, and what we want. Throw in a huge handful of hormones and social acceptance issues to deal with and well, yes, the teenage…

life | Personal Musings

The end of an era

As I opened up the local paper last night I was greeted with some sad news . Our local iconic record shop was closing down. Once a thriving, pumping business, the digital age of downloading music has taken it’s toll. Although this may not seem a big deal to city folk, where shops come and…